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Jersey Joe Walcott

W L D
51 18 2
32 KOs 6 KOs
last 6


bouts 71 rating
rounds 475 ranking
KOs 45%
 
global ID 11028
birth nameArnold Raymond Cream
born 1914-01-31
death date1994-02-25 / age 80
debut1930-09-09 / age 16
divisionheavyweight
stanceorthodox
height6′ 0″   /   183cm
reach
74″   /   188cm
residence
Camden, New Jersey, USA
birth place
Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA
other rolesReferee  

Career Record

71 total bouts, view in calendar
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Win
L
Loss
D
Draw
N
No Contest
S/P
Scheduled/Pending
Date lbs opponent
op. record 
lbs
result 
rounds location
197¾Rocky Marciano
43
0
0
184½
 L 
KO1/15
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
World Heavyweight Title
time: 2:25   referee: Frank Sikora
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196½Rocky Marciano
42
0
0
184½
 L 
KO13/15
Municipal Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
World Heavyweight Title
time: 0:43   referee: Charley Daggert 7-4   judge: Pete Tomasco 7-5, Zach Clayton 8-4
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196½Ezzard Charles
74
6
1
191½
 W  
UD15/15
Municipal Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
World Heavyweight Title
Referee Clayton becomes the first African-American to referee a World Heavyweight Title fight.
referee: Zach Clayton 9-6   judge: Buck McTiernan 8-7, Pete Tomasco 7-6
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194Ezzard Charles
71
5
1
182
 W  
KO7/15
Forbes Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
National Boxing Association World heavyweight title
time: 0:55   referee: Buck McTiernan 5-1   judge: Charley Daggert 4-1, Red Robinson 3-3
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194Ezzard Charles
69
5
1
186
 L 
UD15/15
Olympia Stadium, Detroit, Michigan, USA
National Boxing Association World heavyweight title
Walcott was floored for a nine-count in the ninth round.
referee: Clarence Rosen 70-80   judge: Jack Aspery 66-84, Joe Lenahan 67-83
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200Rex Layne
25
1
2
192
 L 
UD10/10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
Walcott was a 4-1 favorite in this fight.
referee: Ruby Goldstein 2-6   judge: Frank Forbes 3-6, Ben Grant 3-6
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201Hein Ten Hoff
18
0
3
219
 W  
UD10/10
VFR Stadion, Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
referee: Arthur Koch   judge: Wilbur K. AndersonGerd Seewald
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197Johnny Shkor
30
17
2
216
 W  
KO1/10
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
"A right hand flush on the jaw" floored Shkor for the count.
time: 1:34
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198Omelio Agramonte
39
7
0
183¼
 W  
TKO7/10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
Agramonte was down twice in the 1st, and twice in the 7th. Referee stopped the bout after Agramonte rose unsteady after the 4th knockdown.
time: 2:11   referee: Jack Watson
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197Harold Johnson
28
1
0
180
 W  
KO3/10
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Johnson collapsed without being hit. Dr. I. Joseph Levey, the commission doctor, later revealed that Johnson had suffered an injury to an intervertebral disc in his back.
time: 1:03
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194Olle Tandberg
23
5
1
208
 W  
TKO5/12
Råsunda Fotbollsstadion, Stockholm, Sweden
time: 2:30   referee: Andrew Smyth
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195¾Ezzard Charles
62
5
1
181¾
 L 
UD15/15
Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA
vacant National Boxing Association World heavyweight title
referee: Davy Miller 73-77   judge: Harold Marovitz 72-78, Franklin Spike McAdams 72-78
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194¾Joe Louis
57
1
0
213½
 L 
KO11/15
Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York, USA
World Heavyweight Title
Louis was down for no-count in round three. Louis announced his retirement on March 1, 1949
referee: Frank Fullam 2-5   judge: Jack O'Sullivan 5-4, Harold Barnes 6-3
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194½Joe Louis
56
1
0
211½
 L 
SD15/15
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
World Heavyweight Title
Louis down in 1st and 4th.
referee: Ruby Goldstein 7-6   judge: Frank Forbes 6-8, Marty Monroe 6-9
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192½Joey Maxim
48
13
2
182¼
 W  
SD10/10
Gilmore Field, Los Angeles, California, USA
referee: Reggie Gilmore 56-53   judge: Mushy Callahan 55-53, Benny Whitman 53-55
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192½Elmer Ray
76
13
5
194¾
 W  
MD10/10
Orange Bowl, Miami, Florida, USA
referee: Eddie Coachman 51-49   judge: Lou Bandell 50-50, Robert Floyd 52-48
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191Joey Maxim
46
12
2
181
 W  
MD10/10
Convention Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
referee: Charley Daggert 5-5   judge: Harry Lasky 6-4, Leo Costella 6-3
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191½Elmer Ray
74
13
5
191¼
 L 
SD10/10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
Scoring: 5-4-1, 5-5 (9-8), 4-5-1
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192Joey Maxim
40
12
1
180
 L 
PTS10/10
Public Service Ball Park, Camden, New Jersey, USA
referee: Paul Cavalier 3-5
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191¾Tommy Gomez
52
4
1
182½
 W  
TKO3/10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
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192¾Lee Oma
45
18
1
191½
 W  
UD10/10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
Oma down in round 1 for 3-count.
referee: Johnny Burns 9-1   judge: Harold Barnes 9-1, Jack O'Sullivan 7-3
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192Al Blake
28
13
1
199
 W  
TKO4/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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196Jimmy Bivins
52
5
1
192
 W  
SD10/10
Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Bivins was down for an 8-count in round three. The official scoring was 6-4 for Bivins 9-1 for Walcott, and 5-4-1 for Bivins but the official with that scorecard gave the decision to Walcott because of the knockdown.
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192Johnny Allen
19
17
1
202
 W  
KO3/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid). A walloping right to the jaw ended the fight.
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192½Curtis Sheppard
38
22
0
191½
 W  
KO10/10
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Sheppard floored Walcott in round four, but Walcott dominated the rest of the fight, stopping Sheppard with a right to the mid-section.
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189½Lee Q. Murray
38
8
2
207½
 W  
DQ9/10
Coliseum, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Murray was disqualified by the referee for not trying. Tacoma News Tribune
referee: Eddie Leonard
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193Steve Dudas
59
24
2
198
 W  
TKO5/10
Paterson, New Jersey, USA
time: 1:50   referee: Paul Cavalier
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192Johnny Denson
39
23
4
189
 W  
KO2/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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188Joe Baksi
46
4
3
218
 W  
PTS10/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
The official scorecard was 6-3-1 in favor of Walcott. Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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195Johnny Allen
13
15
1
202
 W  
PTS8/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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189Austin Johnson
6
0
2
187
 W  
PTS6/6
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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191Johnny Allen
11
15
1
204
 L 
PTS8/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Paul Cavalier was the referee. Reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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186Jackie Saunders
6
2
0
182
 W  
TKO2/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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189Ellis Singleton
1
4
0
208
 W  
KO3/8
Batesville A.C., Haddonfield, New Jersey, USA
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192Felix Del Paoli
14
32
5
197
 W  
PTS8/8
Batesville A.C., Haddonfield, New Jersey, USA
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192Abe Simon
24
5
0
256
 L 
KO6/8
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
time: 2:32   referee: Paul Cavalier
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192Tiger Red Lewis
50
18
4
175
 W  
TKO6/8
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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192Curtis Sheppard
7
2
0
181
 W  
PTS8/8
Rockland Palace, New York, New York, USA
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191Al Boros
34
19
2
192
 W  
PTS8/8
Meadowbrook Bowl, Newark, New Jersey, USA
From the Newark Star-Eagle (Laurence Fielding).
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190Bob Tow
35
25
3
202½
 W  
PTS8/8
114th Infantry Armory, Camden, New Jersey, USA
There were only three boxing bouts on this program, which was completed by wrestling matches. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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188Roy Lazer
46
7
3
197
 L 
PTS8/8
Fairview Arena, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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185Tiger Jack Fox
89
14
10
184
 L 
PTS10/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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196Lorenzo Pack
18
6
1
200
 W  
KO4/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Pack was down three times before going down for the full count from a right to the jaw. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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187½Art Sykes
14
19
1
190
 W  
KO4/8
Cambria A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Walcott floored Sykes for the count with a right to the jaw. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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187Jim Whitest
2
1
0
210
 W  
PTS8/8
Olympia A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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187½Freddie Fiducia
35
8
3
186½
 W  
PTS8/8
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Walcott was down for a count of two in round seven. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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184½George Brothers
13
0
1
174
 L 
PTS8/8
Rockland Palace, New York, New York, USA
Walcott floored Brothers twice in the second round. Reported in the New York Times (Bob Soderman).
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185½Elmer Ray
2
6
3
194¾
 W  
KO3/6
Rockland Palace, New York, New York, USA
Ray was knocked out by a single right hand to the chin.
time: 0:43
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183Joe Lipps
28
34
14
184
 W  
KO2/8
Garden Pier, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
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184¾Tiger Jack Fox
76
13
7
178
 L 
KO8/10
Rockland Palace, New York, New York, USA
time: 2:24
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187Billy Ketchell
40
26
9
179
 L 
PTS10/10
Arena, Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA
From the Washington Star (Laurence Fielding).
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Carmen Passarelladebut
 W  
PTS8/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
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188Billy Ketchell
40
24
8
181
 D 
PTS10/10
Arena, Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA
From the Washington Star (Laurence Fielding), which reported the fight as from Camden (Pennsauken being a suburb of Camden).
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188Phil Johnson
19
10
1
184½
 W  
TKO3/6
Shibe Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Bout stopped when Johnson suffered a broken nose. (Associated Press) From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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188Louis LePage
5
12
1
187
 W  
KO3/6
Coney Island Velodrome, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LePage was down in each round, From the New York Times (Bob Soderman).
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182Billy Ketchell
40
24
7
181
 D 
PTS10/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
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192Joe Colucci
14
21
5
192
 W  
KO4/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From Camden newspapers (Phil Cohen).
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189Willie Reddish
15
4
2
190½
 W  
PTS8/8
Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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188½Al Ettore
52
7
2
191
 L 
KO8/10
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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183½Roxie Allen
17
14
5
159
 W  
KO7/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid). Evidently Allen was outweighed by 24 1/2 pounds.
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180Al King
4
0
0
174
 W  
KO1/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Walcott scored a one-punch knockout with a right to the jaw. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).The previously undated 1934 4-round knockout of King by Walcott has been deleted because that entry appears to refer to this fight.
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181Pat Roland
1
1
0
175
 W  
KO4/8
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Record (Laurence Fielding).
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180Lew Alva
4
5
0
186
 W  
KO1/8
Arena, Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA
From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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Al Lang
1
0
0
 W  
KO1/6
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Exact date uncertain. This fight may be a duplicate of the 1935 one-round knockout of Al King, which has been verified.
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179Henry Taylor
11
3
1
177
 L 
PTS6/6
New Broadway A.C., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Taylor was floored three times in the first round, but arose to take command. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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176Henry Taylor
11
2
1
 W  
TKO1/6
Arena, Pennsauken, New Jersey, USA
From the Washington Star (Laurence Fielding), however the report was from Camden. (Pennsauken is a suburb of Camden.)
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Bob Norris
2
0
0
 W  
KO1/6
Camden, New Jersey, USA
This fight has been verified but the correct date is still uncertain. Source: James Curl, "Jersey Joe Walcott: A Boxing Biography."
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158Carl Mays
2
0
0
155
 W  
KO2/6
Waltz Dream Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Walcott dropped Mays for the count with a right to the head. From the Philadelphia Inquirer (Jack Kincaid).
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165Frank Mitchell
1
3
0
168
 W  
TKO4/6
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
Walcott's opponent on this date was previously shown as "Frankie Matthews," however it appears that the name should be "Frank Mitchell." Thanks to Deepak Nahar for drawing attention to this correction, based on James Curl's book "Jersey Joe Walcott: A Boxing Biography," page 18.
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165½Jimmy O'Toole
3
3
0
165
 W  
TKO4/6
Convention Hall, Camden, New Jersey, USA
A left to the body was the punch that ended the fight.
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165Eddie Wallace
7
5
1
155
 W  
KO1/6
Vineland Arena, Vineland, New Jersey, USA
Walcott claimed that Wallace was his first professional opponent, and that he received only $7.50 in payment. (Source: newspaper clippings supplied by James Curl.) The date of the fight has now been confirmed from a newspaper source (Bob Yalen).
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No Contest
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